Local High School Sports Scoreboard-Tuesday, December 3

Boys...
Cullen VanLeer scored 33 points and pulled down 19 rebounds leading Pacific to a 65-56 overtime win over Festus. Noah Boyer chipped in with 12 points.

Potosi Tournament-First Round
St. James defeated North County 79-54

Montgomery County Tournament-First Round
Bowling Green 48 New Haven 41.
Other first round winners...
Mexico over Wellsville
Montgomery County topped Silex
Fulton defeated Clopton

Girls...
Washington had nine girls in the scoring column in a 66-34 win over Warrenton last night. Kyra Hardesty led the way with 14 points followed by Rachel Kackley and Courtney Kedroski with 12 points apiece. The Lady Jays improved to 2-0 and Warrenton drops to 1-1. The Warriors were paced by Jenny Jansen with 13 points.

Marquette Tournament-First Round...
The Pacific JV beat Lafayette 50-31.

Wrestling...
Washington defeated both Owensville and Rolla. Cole Hamai improved to 2-0 and set the new record for career wins at Washington with 124.

ATHLETE OF THE WEEK

1 day 3 hours ago

The KLPW Radio Athlete of the Week is Senior Baseball Player Spencer Juergens from St. Francis Borgia Regional High School in Washington. Spencer is the Ace of the pitching staff with a 4-0 record. He has given up just one run this season and currently sports an earned run average of .33. Spencer has allowed 11 hits in 21 innings but no extra base hits. He has struck out 16 while walking two for a strike out to walk ratio of 8.1.

OFF THE CUFF with Diane Jones

3 weeks 3 days ago

On March 24, 2015, Lufthansa Airlines pilot Andreas Lubitz steered a planeful of passengers into the French Alps, killing 150 people in a grisly act of murder/suicide.

The logical first question the world is asking is why? We ask this not only to make some sort of rational sense out of the irrational act, but also so that we can try to prevent something like it from happening again.

OFF THE CUFF ARCHIVE

Evil: The Root Cause of Terror - 03/27/2015 - 11:28am
Mandatory Voting? - 03/20/2015 - 11:29am

SPORTS CORNER

20 hours 53 min ago

Jon Jay doubled and scored on Kolten Wong's sac-fly in the eighth as the Cardinals clipped the Reds 2-1 at Busch Stadium. Matt Carpenter homered in the first for St. Louis, which swept the three-game series. Adam Wainwright outdueled Cincinnati's Mike Leake for his second win.